SALTO Awards 2021 Nominations Are Open

26 July 2021

It is time to start nominating exciting quality youth projects to SALTO Awards 2021! Every year we recognise work well done and inspire young people, decision makers and future applicants of Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps to have a greater impact. Most remarkable projects win the cash prize and get featured in the Flagship Projects Collection to reach and inspire thousands of people across Europe.

Quick facts: 


Projects we look for:

  • Are initiated and/or led by the young people or have young people involved in planning and implementing of activities in a substantial way
  • Stimulate youth engagement
  • Are related to the field of youth work
  • Are inclusive and enable digital transformation & participation
  • Promote solidarity and sustainability


Award categories this year:

  • Environment & Climate Action
  • Digital Transformation
  • Media & Information Literacy
  • Solidarity & Volunteering
  • Youth Participation



  • 700€ prize money for the winners in each category
  • A place for the winner project in our curated Flagship Projects Collection
  • A promo-video about the winner project to be shared across SALTO networks


Nominate a project if you are: 

  • A project member/participant – Individuals who have been part of or led any relevant projects
  • A National Agency – the National Agencies of Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps
  • A Public institution & stakeholder – Public bodies (e.g local municipalities, youth centres, schools, etc) and decision makers who have implemented, funded or facilitated projects or processes
  • An organisation, movement and/or groups who have led projects on relevant topics

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact the Project Officer coordinating the Awards at

Looking forward to your applications!


Participation Pool | Resources on Youth Participation & Media Literacy

SALTO is a network of 11 Resource Centres working on European priority areas within the fields of Youth, Education and Training: SALTO Digital (Finland), SALTO Education & Training TCA (Hungary), SALTO European Solidarity Corps (Austria), SALTO Green Transition (France), SALTO Inclusion & Diversity in Education & Training (Croatia), SALTO Inclusion & Diversity in Youth (Belgium-Flanders), SALTO Participation & Information (Estonia), SALTO Training & Cooperation (Germany), SALTO Eastern Europe & Caucasus (Poland), SALTO EuroMed (France), SALTO South-East Europe (Slovenia).SALTO stands for Support, Advanced Learning and Training Opportunities. It works within the Erasmus+ and the European Solidarity Corps programmes.

Participation Pool | Resources on Youth Participation & Media Literacy
SALTO Participation & Information

SALTO Participation and Information Resource Centre (SALTO PI) develops strategic and innovative action to encourage participation in democratic life.